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The mosaics here are amazing. If you're into Roman history this is a must see. We got chatting to... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
17Kenny
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Lots to see and do, great for children

I really enjoyed my visit to what would have been a considerable sized palace in Roman times. They... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
CSmale
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York, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

The mosaics here are amazing. If you're into Roman history this is a must see. We got chatting to the man who does the talks and learned so much about the palace. The museum and garden are very good also. There is a good cafe...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 17Kenny
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my visit to what would have been a considerable sized palace in Roman times. They have many wonderful mosaic floors to see and gardens. On the day we visited they had erected an ancient village in the garden, this was populated by...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CSmale
Reviewed 13 August 2018

This is the largest Roman Palace north of the Alps, and hence very prestigious. If you have not seen Roman mosaics before then Fishbourne will greatly impress. We, however, are lucky and have seen similar in Sicily, but on a much grander scale. Never-the-less, they...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Neil H
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We went to visit because we were staying very close. I expected we'd be done in about 20 mins, but actually there is a lot more to see than I expected. The history of the houses that have been built there was interesting, and the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Heather S
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Tessera in the ground, open excavation, thoughtful labels, this is a great site to visit and get a sense of how one very wealthy family in Roman Britain lived.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lollyn L
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Fishbourne is the only Roman palace in the UK and must have been huge in its day. The mosaics are still amazing and the layout and information are excellent.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Visited the Palace yesterday with my wife and thorougly enjoyed our day, nothing seemed to be too much trouble for the staff and they made us feel very welcome. Highly recommend the guided tours, our guide, Stuart, was full of fun facts and ideas, his...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Martyn R
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent, informative and really good 2/3 hours Intro film was perfect start to the tour around Staff most helpful and knowledgeable Would recommend to anyone even vaguely interested in archaeology and history

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ruthmspencer
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Having heard of this site for years in Archaeology and History classes we were still unprepared for the scale and excellence of this place ... sorry... palace. The museum was a marvellous introduction but the guided tour really opened our eyes and expanded our knowledge...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank StickofRockDerby_UK
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Had a great day at fishbourne palace some fantastic mosaic we were taken around by a tour guide Trevor knew his stuff well worth going

Date of experience: July 2018
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